20 Cocktail Recipes Every Man Should Know How to Make

You are here

20 Cocktail Recipes Every Man Should Know How to Make

From a classic martini to the perfect Manhattan, there are a few key drinks you need in your entertaining arsenal. And these recipes, from the book World’s Best Cocktails, are guaranteed to turn you into an amateur mixologist.

The Glass: Julep or highball

The Ingredients:

  • 1 sprig of mint
  • 2 fl oz bourbon whiskey
  • 3 tsp sugar syrup
  • ice cubes
  • crushed ice
  • 2 sprigs of mint

The Instructions: Muddle the sprig of mint in a mixing glass with the bourbon and sugar syrup. Add ice and shake. Strain into a glass or cup over crushed ice, stir, and top with more crushed ice. Garnish with 2 sprigs of mint.


Want more Men's Fitness?

Sign Up for our newsletters now.

more galleries

  • Take a Trip
    Celebrate the 100-year-anniversary of the National Park Service.
  • Gear Up
    9 pieces of compression gear to speed muscle recovery.
  • Mother's Day
    Our gift guide has options for every budget and every type of mom.
  • Save Your Skin
    The 12 best summer grooming essentials for your face and body.